The CEO of Kimberly-Clark speaks about how the company decided to establish an outside sustainability advisory board and take on tough talks with stakeholders.
Why CSR professionals need to pay attention to the demographic trends highlighted by the 2012 U.S. presidential election.
Creating a roadmap for IT enables organizations to harness the value of technology -- and realize cost savings.
The telecommunications company boasts that its customers broke a world record for recycling cell phones in a one-week period. But is that a true measure of sustainable progress?
The environmental impact of a product can stem largely from what it looks like.
Tens of thousands of tires will be reused in a variety of applications from mulch to playground flooring.
The U.S. Navy and Hilton Hotels have begun their own programs to recycle the tens of thousands of mattresses they use each year; a further sign of how sustainability has entered the mainstream.
UK government-backed waste reduction program, WRAP, begins to promote more efficient use of natural resources for businesses.
The companies join Sealed Air in eschewing plastics and embracing Evocative Design's renewable packaging instead.
Here's an inside look at what took place behind the decision to approve the laptop -- and the lessons we all learned about sustainability's clout.
The effort -- which will also use recycled beer bottles -- is the latest scheme by a clothing brand to incorporate post-consumer waste in its products.
A few companies across the aviation sector have signed on to the idea of using sustainable fuel -- Boeing is among them. But to be able to use it effectively, an industry-wide commitment is needed...
We need to stop getting diverted by diversion rates. Instead, consider these five ways to ensure that every product can be reused or reprocessed into something else.
Despite deflated stock prices and a loss in market share, the company remains on top in reducing its carbon footprint, as well as in recycling consumer goods.
Nearly 60 percent of poor American homes need a PC, and more than 17 million with plenty of useful life left are prematurely retired from U.S. businesses annually. What if we connected those dots...
The greatest thing since -- well, the 4S -- is anticipated to catalyze a booming industry of valuable e-waste.
The latest crop of reports and analyses covering key management issues for sustainability professionals.
With its virtual marketplace for waste and recycling jobs, Rubicon Global claims it diverts waste and saves customers money....
This "tale of 3 bins" is as much a story about sustainability (or waste reduction and diversion) as it is a story about systems thinking and behavioral change.
Making sustainability matter was no easy task at the 30,000-student institution that's Iowa's biggest educator, health care provider, and sporting draw.